Exhibit Looks at Founding of Clemson University

Exhibit Looks at Founding of Clemson University

On July 1, 1865, one hundred and fifty years ago, Thomas Clemson arrived in Pendleton, South Carolina after serving in the Nitre and Mining Bureau, Trans-Mississippi Department of the Confederate army for over two years.  It was also his 58th birthday. Clemson’s return to South Carolina after the Civil War is one of the significant events in(…)